Tag: fever

COVID-19: More Doubts As Health Workers Complain Of Fever, Pains After Jab Of AstraZeneca Vaccine

Eric Togbe, the protocol officer at the National Hospital, Abuja, was in deep slumber when Nairalovers visited the public relations unit of the facility in search of health workers who…

Biotech Firm Begins Human Trial Of Lassa Fever Vaccine In West Africa

A biotechnology company, INOVIO, on Wednesday, launched the phase 1B clinical trial of its Lassa vaccine as a first human was dosed with INO-4500 of its DNA vaccine candidate on…

242 persons died of Lassa Fever in 2020, says NCDC

From Fred Ezeh, Abuja Record from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has revealed that no fewer than 242 deaths was recorded as a result of Lassa Fever outbreak…

Update: ‘Cat scratch’ fever could trigger human insanity, examine says

“You know you got it when you’re going insane.” Some of the lyrics from Ted Nugent’s 1977 song “Cat Scratch Fever” are not medically inaccurate, a new study suggests. In…

19 die of Lassa fever in Bauchi

By David Adenuga, Bauchi Nineteen persons have died of Lassa fever between January and November 2020 in Toro and Tafawa Balewa local government areas of Bauchi State. Executive Chairman of…

922,463 for yellow fever vaccination in Enugu

By Chris Oji, Enugu About 922,463 persons will be vaccinated against yellow fever three council areas of Enugu State where there is a confirmed yellow fever outbreak, it was learnt…

Enugu: One Week After Yellow Fever Killed 50 In Igbo Eze North, 3 LGAs Report ‘Strange Deaths’

The Enugu State Ministry of Health, Monday, confirmed ‘strange deaths’ in its three local government areas of Nsukka, Isi-Uzo and Igbo-Etiti. This was contained in a press release issued by…

A/R: Over 440,000 Expected To Be Vaccinated Against Yellow Fever

The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate is targeting to vaccinate 440,981 residents in five districts against Yellow Fever as it prepares to roll out the mass preventive vaccination campaign from November…

Chioma Ozoemelam: Here’s What You Can Do When Your Child Develops a Fever

The classic Nigerian parent’s answer to the question “Does your child have a fever?” is, “No, but he/she has been running temperature.” Well, that’s a yes. Your child has a…

Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine volunteer reveals he had fever and fatigue hours after anti-Covid jab

An Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine volunteer has revealed he suffered fever, chills, headache and fatigue 14 hours after having the anti-Covid jab – while a second participant says he is ‘keen…

Eviction Fever: “I’m scared I might be voted out if I’m ever among the bottom four housemates” – Prince

Big Brother Naija housemate, Prince on Sunday night, expressed his fears after the eviction show which saw Praise leave the Lockdown house. Prince and his love interest in the house,…

NCDC declares emergency phase of 2020 Lassa fever outbreak over

Kindly Share This Story: Lassa Fever By Chioma Obinna The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, yesterday declared the emergency phase of the 2020 Lassa fever outbreak over following successive…

NCDC declares end to 2020 emergency Lassa fever outbreak over

Kindly Share This Story: Lassa fever By Chioma Obinna The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Tuesday, declared the emergency phase of the 2020 Lassa fever outbreak over following…

Umahi orders arrest of journalist over Lassa fever story

Kindly Share This Story: Executive Governor of Ebonyi state, Dr. Dave Umahi By Dennis Agbo Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi state, on Saturday, ordered the police to detain indefinitely THE…

Lassa Fever: Bauchi has recorded 19 deaths in 2020, says deputy governor

Kindly Share This Story: Lassa fever The Bauchi State Government says 19 people have lost their lives to Lassa fever in the state since January. The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Baba…